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Murphy-O'Connor

(ˈmɜːfɪəʊˈkɒnə)
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(Biography) Cormac. born 1932, British cardinal, Archbishop of Westminster (2000–09)
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POPE Francis has paid tribute to former Archbishop of Westminster Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor.
Cardinal Murphy-O'Connor was educated at Presentation College, Reading, before attending Prior Park College, Bath.
Former Archbishop dies THE former Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, has died after a battle with cancer.
Former prime minister Tony Blair, who converted to Catholicism in 2007, said: "Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor was a wonderful advertisement for Christianity and the Catholic Church.
FORMER Archbishop of Westminster Cormac Murphy-O'Connor died of cancer yesterday.
Jerome Murphy-O'Connor said the Ethiopian monastery really started as 'mud huts' when the Ethiopian Orthodox Church became self-governing in the early 20th century from the Coptic Patriarchate that subsequently expelled them from the Holy Sepulchre.
Afterward, Bishop Murphy-O'Connor sent him to counseling and to a course at a therapy center.
BIRMINGHAM'S Newman University continued to celebrate its full university title with the appointment of Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor as is inaugural Chancellor.
Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor will take up the position as the formal head of Newman University - a largely ceremonial role, carrying out ambassadorial and representative duties - following his inauguration on March 20.
Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor was asked at a press conference at the Catholic Bishops' Conference in London for his thoughts on O'Brien's decision.
Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor said it was time for the Catholic Church to undergo renewal and reform in the wake of recent scandals.
Nichols, aged 63, will succeed Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor as archbishop of Westminster, the most senior Catholic position in England and Wales.